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Fourth Ramadan Field Challenge Competition Kicks off at Al Ain Residency ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday 10 June 2016  

The Residency and Foreigners Affairs Department in Al Ain launched the fourth season of its Ramadan competition titled “The Field Challenge.” The competition includes 16 teams divided into two groups representing the different governmental institutions and departments in Al Ain, and is...

Panasonic Develops Connectors for Connecting In-vehicle LED Lamp Modules to Boards -Thursday 9 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced that it has developed connectors for connecting in-vehicle LED lamp modules to control boards. These connectors improve in designing in-vehicle LED lighting. One of these is a "Board to FPC Connector", the first of its kind in the industry*1...

Umpqua Holdings Announces International Innovation Collaboration with United Kingdom’s Nationwide Building Society -Thursday 9 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Umpqua Holdings Corporation today announced a new collaboration project between its subsidiary, Pivotus Ventures, and the UK’s Nationwide Building Society. The arrangement with Nationwide, the world’s largest building society with more than $290 billion in assets, adds...

Market-leading TEVAR Device is First to Surpass 100,000 Devices Distributed Worldwide -Thursday 9 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) today announced the GORE® TAG® Thoracic Device family has exceeded 100,000 devices distributed worldwide. Built on more than 18 years of success in both clinical studies and real-world commercial use, this GORE TAG Thoracic Device family is...

GORD and Dar Al Sharq Group sign an agreement to organize the Green Expo 2017 Exhibition & Conference -Thursday 9 June 2016  

Dr. Yousef Al-Horr: "Green Expo 2017 is an international platform for green advocates to share knowledge, exchange ideas and showcase their latest green technologies, solutions, innovations & do business.  Al-Harami: "Dar Al-Sharq’s media expertise will help bridging businesses & projects...

Watch Stadium-Like Football with BenQ Rec. 709 Home Projectors -Thursday 9 June 2016  

BenQ - the internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle products and global DLP® projector leader, brings football enthusiasts and premier league fans a stadium-like football match viewing experience through their home video projectors - W2000 Rec. 709 home projector and TH670. The...

Snom Receives the “Security Made in Germany” Quality Seal -Thursday 9 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Snom Technology, the leading developer of professional and business IP Telephones, is proud to announce that they are now members of the ‘TeleTrusT Association of Germany’. Snom strives to achieve perfection in all aspects of its development with unparalleled craftsmanship,...

FUSIONSIGHT®: BERTIN Launches the World-First Digital Night Vision Device Providing Smart Fusion for Threat and Target... -Thursday 9 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BERTIN, a brand of CNIM Group, is pleased to present its new FusionSight® Night Vision Device during Eurosatory 2016, held from June 13 to 17 in Paris, France. Developed in partnership with PHOTONIS, FusionSight® is the world-first compact monocular that combines a colour low...

Ascensia Diabetes Care Renews International Alliance with Medtronic -Thursday 9 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today Ascensia Diabetes Care announced that it has renewed its global alliance with Medtronic plc to develop and market innovative diabetes management solutions for patients worldwide. As part of the agreement, Ascensia Diabetes Care will continue to exclusively co-develop and...

Martyr’s Tent: Part of the Fifth Edition of MoI Ramadan Councils -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

To mark the auspicious month of Ramadan, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) will be launching the fifth edition of its Ramadan council, on Friday, under the slogan “This is what Zayed loves most”. The initiative is implemented under the auspices of the Martyrs’ Families Affairs...

SES Deploys SATMED e-Health Platform in Benin to Improve Treatment of Infectious Tropical Disease -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), the world’s leading satellite operator, today announced the deployment of a SATMED e-health platform at Centre de Dépistage et de traitement de l’Ulcère de Buruli (CDTUB) in Allada, Benin, to improve awareness and...

MSCI to Announce 2016 Market Classification Review -Wednesday 8 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI) will be releasing the results of its Annual Market Classification Review on June 14, 2016. The announcement will be posted shortly after 5:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time/11:00 pm Central European Summer Time (CEST) at...

Panasonic Commercializes "Sheet-Form Encapsulation Material for Coreless Package Substrates" -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced that it has developed a sheet-form encapsulation material (CV2008 series) for coreless package substrates that enables thinner-profile and lower-cost semiconductor packages. The sheet-form encapsulation material, scheduled for mass production...

Conrad Hotels & Resorts Opens the Doors to Conrad Makkah in the Heart of the Holy City -Wednesday 8 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Conrad Hotels & Resorts today celebrates the opening of its first hotel in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – the 438-room Conrad Makkah. Set in the heart of the Holy City and overlooking the Sacred Mosque, Al Masjid al Haram, and the Holy Kaabah, the hotel is designed for...

Samsung Bioepis Announces New Data on Three Anti-TNF-α Biosimilar Molecules at the Annual European Congress on... -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

  ↵ Long-term data shows Benepali® (etanercept) and Flixabi® (infliximab) sustain comparable efficacy and safety profiles to etanercept and infliximab reference products up to Week 100 and Week 78, respectively In one-year Phase III study, SB5 (adalimumab) investigational...

Three MOI Officers Receive Training in British Police College -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

Three Ministry of Interior (MOI) officer candidates received training for the International Leadership course, which was held at the British Police College, ‘Sunningdale Park’ in the UK, with officers from several countries participating. The attendees received two ‘International...

Civil Defense Honors Smart Safety Suit Innovators -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

The Civil Defense General Directorate at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) honored the Applied Technology High School and Secondary Technical School team, who created the ‘Smart Safety Suit.’ The ceremony was held at the Civil Defense GHQ building in Abu Dhabi. Major General Jassem Muhammad...

53 billion illegal cigarettes consumed in the European Union last year -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

Non-EU contraband and counterfeit increased to 88% (BUSINESS WIRE)-- 53 billion illegal cigarettes were consumed in the European Union (EU) in 2015, which exceeds the legal market volume of Spain1, according to a new report published today by KPMG. Accounting for 1 in every 10...

UAE Takes Part in International Meeting for Experts on Inmates Affairs -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

The United Arab Emirates took part in the experts meeting for prison employees and decision makers to prepare guidelines to manage inmate affairs and prevent cases of prison violence. The meeting was held at the UN Vienna International Center from 1-3 June. The UAE delegation was headed by...

The Research and Survey Center Issues New Publications -Wednesday 8 June 2016  

The Research and Survey Center at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has issued a series of outstanding studies and research, focusing on topics that serve police work and are thought-provoking for Police Officers, as well as adding to their knowledge of the fundamentals of scientific...